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Aug 30, 2009 6:00pm EDT
inspired her. in the toughest times, always keep fighting, never giving up, and saying to each of us, "you can do it." >> she said it was difficult growing up without a father and credits her uncle was coming through and in praising her family. -- and praising her family. there was our sunday morning program on q&a. >> there is no one in the senate or house that is done more for human rights, civil rights, health and then senator ted kennedy. -- health than senator ted kennedy. if you look every year, there was a major bill dealing with us, having challenges in our community. senator kennedy was there. he was our champion. >> he also weighed in on the controversial rest of the baltimore orioles' rookie. -- the arrest of the baltimore orioles' rookie. the civil-rights leader called for better training for baltimore city policeman handling such a situation. -- baltimore city policemen and police such a situation. >> what a nice day today -- baltimore city policemen handling such a situation. here is what our satellite combination looks like right now. a little shower activity moves off
NBC
Aug 20, 2009 6:00pm EDT
used the taser and filed criminal charges against her for a rigorous six weeks ago she was found not guilty on the charges. good -- criminal charges against her. six weeks ago she was found not to be on the charges. >> i had wine at dinner, but that was it. >> it was a year ago. alicia was returning home from a family dinner when she ran through a police radar. police say she ignored their sirens. she said she could not hear it because her children were singing. she eventually did stop. she says the police officers angrily ordered her from the car. >> when he grabbed me from the car, he looked with a flashlight in my eye, and it shocked me, and my elbow not his flashlight out of his hands. >> she felt what happened next. >> of burning kind of electricity going through your stomach. i basically said, i cannot believe u.k.'s -- you tased me. they wanted me to take sobriety tests. i said no. when i said i was not going to take it, they said i was under a rust. >> she says police tried to handcuff her and hit her with a taser again, this time firing of promise -- a prong. >> all the time
NBC
Aug 15, 2009 6:00pm EDT
before he used his handcuffs to choke the deputy before fleeing. he visited his family but dependent stay long. if you have any information, you are asked to call howard county, police. efforts to close the state's $700 million budget shortfall could mean less money for local governments. today martin o'malley announced a recommendation from his budget secretary to cut $250 million to local governments. o'malley is scheduled to bring more than $400 million dollars in cuts this month. he made the announcement at the maryland association of counsell summer conference in ocean city. >> gorgeous saturday outside. a little butt of humidity, but not much. it is gorgeous to be outside. the radar picking up a few light rain showers down toward places like frostberg. not anticipating that to reach us here. temperatures, 87 in baltimore, 84 at b.w.i., 83 in dover and ocean city. we are still at 90 in frederick. for tonight, the clouds will clear out a bit. we could see a few areas with patchy fog as temperatures go down to the low and mid 60's. if you like today's weather, i have some very goo
NBC
Aug 18, 2009 6:00pm EDT
couple minutes. >> you can always follow the forecast by using our interactive radar. it allows you to track storms down your street. just log on to wbaltv.com. tonight a 3-year-old boy is dead, and the child care worker says it is an accident. >> it is hard to believe somebody would do something like that to a child. >> toys and other signs of young children are obvious of the house where police say the 3- year-old was murdered. >> the initial took place on august 7. the medical examiner ruled this the homicide. >> police were first called for a child abuse complaint. >> officers were able to learn a 3-year-old male had been reported having fallen downstairs to reagan medical personnel were not able to court -- corroborates that story. >> i heard it was a child. somebody told me the child fell down the steps or something. >> police say it was not a fall at all. it was murder. detectives interviewed the care giver of the child during the incident. now there are charges pending. >> tonight a 76-year-old man is in shock trauma, the victim of an attack this morning the victims are call
NBC
Aug 9, 2009 6:00pm EDT
will be good for code red heat alert days. people can use the bus pass to get to a cooling center. we have six cooling centers at the community action centers. we also have cooling centers of all of the senior centers. >> the cooling centers are located at all community action centers and senior centers tomorrow and tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. the bus passes are available at local fire departments, a senior systems -- senior centers, and other local agencies. >>> besides calling 31, you can also go to our web site for more information wbaltv.com you confined the cooling centers open in your area. just go to wbaltv.com >>> divers recovered a fifth body from the hudson river after the collision yesterday afternoon. the search continues for four others who are presumed dead. michele francis has the latest on the recovery efforts. >> one day after the collision, the crews lifted the wreckage of the helicopter. it was located -- it was moved onto a barge for the ntsb to search for evidence. >> the helicopter sustained significant damage. they will be examining the wreckage. >> o
NBC
Aug 8, 2009 6:00pm EDT
crash. investigators have not given us any indication of how long it will be before they determine that cause. coming up at 11:00, we will have reaction from the owner of the airport about the man who was killed and the very latest on the investigation. wbal-tv 11 news. >> tragically in -- tragedy in the sky of new york city. michael bloomberg believes nine are dead after plane and helicopter collided in mid-air before falling into the hudson river. we have more from hoboken. >> the debt limit their collision between a tour helicopter rent small plane occurred mid day over the hudson river between manhattan and hoboken. >> sadly, it appears to was that this was probably not survivable. >> in all, nine people died, including five italian tourists on board the sightseeing helicopter and a child passenger on the plane. witnesses say the plane and helicopter were flying low over the water before the crash. >> looked like they collided. they hit the water. it got quiet. >> officials say the initial investigation shows the airplane might have hit the back of the helicopter. >> instead of
NBC
Aug 5, 2009 6:00pm EDT
could feel your love all the way in north korea. it is what kept us going in the darkest of hours. >> more details are emerging about their captivity. they were kept apart and poorly fed. >> she is really anxious to have fresh fruit and food. she was telling us about how there were rocks in her race. >> president obama think bill clinton and former vice president al gore. >> all american should be grateful to both former president clinton and vice president al gore for their extraordinary work. >> we have always considered that a totally separate issue. >> the secretary of state's -- the state department insisted that the high-profile visit does not set a precedent for dealing with difficult regimes. >> the state department says the north koreans made it clear that former president clinton was the one person that could get them out and president obama asked to go, but officials maintain this was a private humanitarian mission. >> there is continuing coverage of the freed journalists on our website. there you can see more of the video of them returning to the u.s. and hear their em
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Aug 29, 2009 6:00pm EDT
course, on msnbc, will continue. some stations may be leaving us now. but we ask all of you to have patience. we'll be back in a heartbeat. >> live, local, late-breaking. this is wbal-tv 11 news at 6 in hd. >> a great statesman, loving dad. words today used to describe the ted kennedy. we watch washington as people from venerations honor him. mourners are lining the streets of the u.s. capitol, waiting for a glimpse of the motorcade carrying the body of the late december senator -- late senator. we will take a back to live coverage, but first, here is laurie kenny was a look at today's funeral service. >> ted kennedy often came here to arlington to visit his fallen soldiers and his brothers. now he takes his place next to them. >> edward kennedy spent more than half of his life in the city. mourners lined the street and the steps of the u.s. capital to bid a final farewell. it began on a cold, rainy day in boston. but inside the basilica of our lady of perpetual help, words for our statesmen and family man. >> i love you, dad, i always will. i miss you already. >> dad, you kept that
NBC
Aug 23, 2009 6:00pm EDT
than mike reid has. >> gary: but john cook admitted to us that he just has had trouble finishing it off. you know, lapses in concentration. a little mental hiccups. and certainly, you know, that was one there at the 18th, the final hole. middle of the fairway with a 7 iron. you make a four, you're going to win. you know, you have to be able to get that done. >> dan: 11 pga tour wins for john cook. he does have a couple champion tour wins. this is his second full season on the champions tour. he did win one when he first started out. >> gary: a couple years ago and then defended, actually, at the event in san antonio at oak hill country club. >> dan: let's send it back down to mark rolfing. >> mark: thank you very much. brad talking about fishing next year. but a little bit of a renaissance in your game this week, obviously. a great opening round. what will you take away from this week most of all? >> i'll take away a couple things. i struck the ball very well this week. i am playing this new call way tour i ball. i like it a whole lot. i'm having trouble judging how far it goes into
NBC
Aug 22, 2009 6:00pm EDT
over the open water, which is good news. the stronger storms continue to be to the south of us. we are still running the risk or heavy rain later tonight and the potential for flooding. take a quick look at the flood watches in effect. they are up and down the i-95 corridor. most of maryland is now underneath that flood watch, which will last until midnight tonight. we will watch the storm track closely for the potential of isolated flooding and heavy rain is the biggest concern with the storms. we will have more on what to expect with the storms and how long the pattern will last, plus, what hurricane bill has in store for maryland on your full instaweather plus forecast. >> recent activity has prompted officials to place sandbags in lower-lying areas. they are being placed around the city dock area and at the second street pumping station. officials say they are also monitoring the status of hurricane bill, which is affecting the surf on the eastern shore and the chesapeake bay. hurricane bill passed bermuda with a glancing blow today. even though the storm is not expected to mak
NBC
Aug 4, 2009 6:00pm EDT
us want to be able to create for the next generation. >> the governor is seeking federal approval and funding to build two new light rail projects. the 16-mile purple line would connect new carrollton to bethesda. the red line runs 14.5 miles. daily ridership is projected at 54,000. the governors' endorsement of the red line drew mixed reaction from a crowd he addressed at the rail station in west baltimore. [applause and boo's] >> the red line, also known as alternative for see, is opposed by several. >> we know that everybody is not going to like the plan. >> they are concerned the red line will divide it the corridor, opposing the single track tunnel, citing delays and possibly collisions. >> this is not a sound move by our governor. he has just put a lot of lives in danger. >> many oppose putting a port where the tracks, the ground. they say are not opposed to the mass transit the they want the red line built underground. >> the city spent millions of dollars beautifying boston backstreet, but now they will take it away. -- boston street, but now they will take it away and cut
NBC
Aug 1, 2009 6:00pm EDT
. can you talk us through that? >> which one? >> well, okay, the second -- >> 17, i got in a bad spot. there's not many good spots there. we were debating whether to play it safe for the 4, but if i chipped it down to where greg is, it's not an easy two-putt. decided to go for it. i did a really good chip. and actually thought i lost it probably a little left. it hung on there. that's just a great feeling when you do a save like that. >> you had a tough finish at this championship a year ago. a little hardbreak last week. where's your gut going at it tomorrow? >> ready go. fired up. i'm playing really good. i'm having fun out there. i'm just trying to go at everything. and not be defensive. and, you know, i just want to play well. and go out there and just play to my ability. and if i do that and have fun, good things will happen. i can live with myself. >> you talk about not being defensive. where on this golf course do you think you need to be particularly aggressive? >> well, you've got to pick and choose. but the biggest thing for me is to try to keep it on play off the fairw
NBC
Aug 17, 2009 6:00pm EDT
investigation to see who approved the use. we have left a number of messages but so far there is no response. we are trying to track down the head of the state ethics commission. one man is dead and another hospitalized after an early- morning stabbing in college park. officers were called to check on to people in the 8900 block of rhode island ave. there is no word on the condition of the other men involved. the howard county sheriff's department is offering a $5,000 reward leading to the arrest of a prisoner that escaped custody. they have only received one tip. he was being transported thursday night when he used his handcuffs to choke a sheriff's deputy before fleeing on foot. if you have any information on his whereabouts, you are asked to call the sheriff's office. callers can remain anonymous. a truck carrying milk overturned and we were over the scene just after 10:30 a.m.. police say the driver was making a delivery to a local wipe -- local waffle house when it put a wire and overturned. there were no injuries. a 55-year-old woman was charged of operating a boat under the i
NBC
Aug 27, 2009 6:00pm EDT
h1n1 virus, but local governments tell us they will be ready. it is other programs that will definitely feel the pinch. >> these cuts that are happening to every single local health departments are now cutting in. >> a health officer during an interview literally minutes after he told his staff 10% of them would be laid off, saving $800,000. his story is being told again and again all over the state assets of flu resurgence in looms over the horizon. he says it is a top priority, and county officials guarantee the resources will be there to respond. other health services will suffer greatly. >> of those things will clearly be affected by this. >> these are serious cuts. this is unprecedented and will have an impact. >> the secretary of public health services for the state says the state is filling the same pinch and will also be shifting money and resources to prepare for the possible resurgence. she also says the state will reach out to hospitals and insurance companies to help ease the burden. the state also expects a federal grant of $17 million that it will be able to dis
NBC
Aug 19, 2009 6:00pm EDT
forecast by using our interactive radar. it allows you to track rain or storms to your very own street. just log on to wbaltv.com and click on weather. >> tonight city officials are responding to the brutal attack of an elderly fisherman. the victim remains in stable condition at shock trauma. 11 news reporter lisa robinson is live with more on what we're learning about one of the suspects in the case. >> first let me tell you a little bit about the victim, james privett. he is here at shock thralm with severe head injuries. we're told this evening he's in fair and stable condition. the mayor says she was able to speak to him and his family last night. she says mr. privett told her he was simply out doing what he loved to do in his retirement. he had simply gone fishing. >> all of us really need to be enraged about what has happened and what continues to happen in so many incidents throughout our city. racism, pure and simple, is a sin. it's a sin. >> racial violence like this, we have no place for this in our society, in baltimore or anywhere. >> the mayor, civic and religious
NBC
Aug 12, 2009 6:00pm EDT
people that are there and allow the questions to be asked. >> his office told us they tweaked the format to get in more questions from the crowd, a crowd repeatedly asked to calm down and be respectful, a crowd which kept cardin on the defense. >> how will you look at my children and tell them that they will have a better future? i am not going to vote for any bill that adds to the national debt. >> did the senate to change any minds? the post-game shows this crowd laughed as divided as it went in. >> center court and listen to us, but he did not hear us. -- senator cardin. >> i thought it was very well done. >> he had his mind made up before he got here. >> while some pundits have questioned the sincerity of the outrage and a genuine interest in all these town hall meetings, the numbers show that the folks here in washington county are strongly civic minded. in the last election, they had a 72% voter turnout. >> we would like to know where you stand on health care reform issue. go to our website, wbaltv.com, and click on local news. >> tonight we have learned new details and the case of
NBC
Aug 31, 2009 6:00pm EDT
governor o'malley patronized some of the business is used as a backdrop for the announcement. >> one got away with taking nine further days for the state of maryland. others are trying to cut back in other areas. >> we think this is the right time to show compassion what the same time collecting every penny that is due in taxes for the state. >> the amnesty program back in 1987 generated more than $30 million. it was tried again in 2001 and raised $39.5 million. o'malley initiative a parking amnesty program when he was mayor of all -- mayor of baltimore. >> this is vital revenue that will help us avoid making $1 million more in painful reductions and * think you -- in painful reductions. >> according to his office the comptroller of prefers going after tax cheats and hopes this program will not be done on a regular basis. ç>> prosecutors are rejecting claims that they have used the grand jury process and the indictment of mayor sheila dixon. >> robert robach has filed a response to the motion about subpoenas issued when the mayor was indicted back in january. robards says t
NBC
Aug 7, 2009 6:00pm EDT
inhalers for sudden symptoms and should not be used more than twice a day. people with copd taking advair may have a higher chance of pneumonia. advair may increase your risk of osteoporosis and some eye problems. tell your doctor if you have a heart condition or high blood pressure before taking advair. we had a great day, grandpa! we sure did. ask your doctor how advair helps improve lung function for better breathing. (announcer) find out how to get your first full prescription free at advaircopd.com. >> a group of firefighters is headed out west to fight wildfires. the firefighters have not been assigned an exact role, but will be on the firing line for at least six weeks. >> where are you off to? >> as students head back to school, there are new guidelines regarding the h1n1 virus. they said the schools should only close in very serious cases. >> the obama administration says that the new guidelines are not only meant to prevent the spread of the virus, but to minimize disruptions for schools, parents and employers. >> students at the elementary school will be getting a new le
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Aug 25, 2009 6:00pm EDT
leave after he shot and killed a man investigators say tried to run him over. gary sims joins us with more details. >> police were trying to get an arrest warrant when they heard about the latest robbery, and then the confrontation happened. >> like firecrackers. >> the owner wonders if the man killed in the parking lot was coming for a beer, but police wonder if he was actually plotting his next move. he was shot and killed while trying to flee from a police officer. >> the suspect that the, striking a police vehicle. the suffolk slammed on the gaf. >> the officer is a 16-year veteran who feared for his life. the thick of truck smashed into a parked car he was pronounced dead at the scene. >> nobody can go. >> police accused him of a rash of robberies very good he was accused as a suspect last saturday. they released photos and surveillance video. they believe he rob two restaurants. they say he either implied he had a weapon or pass a note demanding money. last week dave ran into him in his truck at night across the street from where he was shot and killed monday police say they are
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Aug 11, 2009 6:00pm EDT
happened here. baltimore county republican chair used his network of contacts to organize this vocal opposition at the town hall meeting. >> this was citizens who were upset with public policy and that rarely happens, especially not only in maryland but also nationwide, when citizens are upset with public policy. >> senator ben cardin got an earful from hundreds of angry constituents. >> i have done town hall meetings for a long time but i think this one is exceeded numbers we have seen it in the past. >> both sides seem to agree that the meaning behind this may trumped the motivation. >> it was an opportunity to exchange views. i had a chance to respond to the questions. >> anytime you can involve public opinion and debate, it is a wonderful thing. i would like to see more of it. >> both sides also note the debate will rage all summer long. an organization is mobilizing and declaring that "is getting ugly." the senator's office tells us that no tickets will be required for tomorrows meeting, you just have to show up and get in line. >> we would like to know where you stand on
NBC
Aug 3, 2009 6:00pm EDT
. kate amara has details for us. >> officials believe the culprit this time is a faulty hot water heater, but residents here want to know tonight what will it take for the company to fix what is wrong. neighbors believe in man's carbon monoxide detector saved several lives this morning. he called 911 this morning. >> i heard my alarm going off. i got my family out. the fire department came. >> he, his wife, and their four children were among the residents rushed to the hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning. >> next door is where a very frustrated woman lives, saying she returned home from the emergency room to find nothing had been fixed and the property management refusing to install a carbon monoxide detector in the meantime. >> we have no hot water, no heat, or air we can use. we just went to home depot to buy ourselves a detector. >> she is fed up and finding herself a lawyer. she can't believe the company's refusal despite recent carbon monoxide scares and the company's inability to solve the problem. >> he would have had over 20 people dead last night's. you already know that -- i
NBC
Aug 26, 2009 6:00pm EDT
medicaid. >> i think it is a fabulous legacy for him, and something all of us in maryland and around the country might be -- should be quite thankful for. senator ben cardin says that his skills were key to legislation that changed our nation for ever, including the civil rights act of 1964, the voting rights act of 1965, the americans with disabilities act, title 9, education reform, and increases in the minimum wage. >> these are legacies of senator kennedy. there are so many things we can look at in our daily lives where he had a positive influence. >> there are currently thousands of children enrolled in medicaid. reporting from the studio, wbal tv 11 news. >> and tonight, nbc nightly news will be extended to a full hour. it begins at 6:30. an in-depth look of senator kennedy's life and the impact he had over five decades. it is a full hour of nightly news, immediately following the newscast. >> into night's -- in tonight's project economy report, more than 200 state employees will lose their jobs. john sherman joins us with more. >> this is the sixth time this year the o'malley
NBC
Aug 6, 2009 6:00pm EDT
after breaking her ankle two weeks ago. melissa carlson joins us with more. >> she spent most of our time talking about issues facing the senate and her constituents. >> she now has three very important tools to add to hurt supplies, her wheelchair, her black very, and her air cast. >> i now have this boot that the doctor convinced me would be a very therapeutic. i saw it as a way of kicking butt. >> she is not letting her broken and dislocated ankle get in her way of work. >> i will be voting for judge sotomayor to take her place on the supreme court. my vote will be cast for her, because i believe she has the right judicial experience. >> the senator said she has been keeping her eye on other major developments like "cash-for- clunkers" nearly running out of gas, and how the department of homeland security will release additional visas for workers, offering relief for maryland crabbers. >> i am so relieved that they found 20,000 of the special bezos. --. visas so they can come and help us through this season with our seafood industry. >> she also says if it were not for her care, s
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Aug 14, 2009 6:00pm EDT
again. he used an illegal cellphone 2 ordered a hit on the witness. the family says they hope they can forgive him one day. >> that one man looked at me straight in the face and it made me feel better. it made me feel like he was really listening to what i was saying i hope he does well. >> i pray for the family. always the family the best. >> that is his ogle. he hopes to get a ged and vocational training and participate in a drug and alcohol treatment program. once he is and -- once he is released, he will be on supervised relationship -- supervise the supervision. reporting live, barry simms, 11 news. >> police are searching for a suspect that has escaped. the 21-year-old was wearing handcuffs and leg restraints. he apparently used the handcuffs to choke a deputy and ran into some nearby woods. the deputy is being treated at the hospital. three vehicles were involved in a accident. two drivers were taken to bayview. there is no word on the extent of injuries or who was at fault. this afternoon, two cars crashed on green mills road. happened just around 3:00 p.m.. three people we
NBC
Aug 10, 2009 6:00pm EDT
are expected to show up tonight. kerry cavanaugh brings us team coverage. >> they have still not begun to let people into the auditorium, yet. your best bet is to stay at home. this is a ticketed events and we will let you know what happens at 11. all these people have been waiting, some of to an hour. it is quite a cross-section. you can see senior citizens, young parents, union workers, people who have good health care in people who do not. the turnout is so strong because this is such a personal issue that goes against it are afraid it will lose control over their doctors. meanwhile, reporters are tired of paying huge premiums. my son's prescriptions went sky high overnight. >> we will let you know -- it is real simple. you wanted to be more efficient and you want to be cheaper. so you want the government to do it? come on. >> the auditorium holds about 500 people. it is a ticketed events. we will bring you all the information at 11. >> baltimore is not alone. it is an board budget reporters on both sides of that issue that are -- reporters on both sides of that issue are enco
NBC
Aug 24, 2009 6:00pm EDT
lawyer told us that the speed have been resolved. >> police are continuing their investigation after a woman was hit and killed on her way to church. barry simms has been following the story. he joins us live from police headquarters. >> police are not sure why many van went out of control on saturday and today we find out more about the investigation. >> it was shocking. there were no words to describe it. it was a horrible tragedy. to see her laying there helpless. >> witnesses say they heard a screeching sound and then a loud thump. the woman was standing on the sidewalk at the corner, preparing to cross the street to attend the church. >> right before week began mass, which offered a prayer for the person that was injured, and during the prayer, we all offered a special prayer for the person that was injured, not knowing that it was one of our own parishioners. >> the liz found a dark colored minivan that matched the vehicle description. the minivan was located in a parking lot about a mile away. >> i did not have any specific information as to why they went there, but we can confi
NBC
Aug 13, 2009 6:00pm EDT
children -- by us and our children. >> the scottish court will have a ruling in this case by the end of this month. >> we certainly want to know what you think. go to our website wbaltv.com. there you can leave your comments at the bottom of the story. >> a public which is going on right now for eunice kennedy shriver. thousands paid respects to shriver at merryl church in cape cod. among those present, dignitaries and ordinary citizens. fuel services will be tomorrow. nbc news will have more on tonight's week immediately following our newscast at 6:30 p.m. >> the trial of a village man is still rooting for closure after their loved one, john yates was hit by a driver of a white box truck. >> like we showed you at 5:00, the memorial for john yates remains here at the intersection of maryland and lafayette ave. at this point in the investigation, police tell us they have no clue as, no lead, no suspects. however, the family says a videotape obtained by a business in the area will hope -- hopwill help shed some light. >> 67-year-old john yates was biking down to the university of maryland
NBC
Aug 2, 2009 6:00pm EDT
council to approve it tomorrow night. melissa carlson joins us with the details on this. melissa? >> baltimore county officials are already answered questions about installing speed cameras at some 12 to 15 school zones, and that could happen as early as october. the county council will consider a bill authorizing the use of speed cameras. by law, they can on the used at school zones, and they will look at crash data, speed data, and citizen complaints. in all, there are about 250 in schools that are looking at in the county. cowhile an independent contractor runs the cameras and takes care of the costs, the police department also gets a cut. >> and this has been shown in other jurisdictions, locally and montgomery county, where in a six-month period of time, which is locally in montgomery county, -- locally in montgomery county, there was a reduction. >> there'll be 30 days of mourning before you actually get a ticket. of course, this is already quite to be decided tomorrow at the county council meeting -- there'll be 30 days of mourning -- warning. >> this past week, we learn t
NBC
Aug 28, 2009 6:00pm EDT
always follow storms on our website using the interactive radar. you can find a link on the home page. tonight, city officials are sorting out how the baltimore's mayor made to look like she stepped in the middle of british politics. the investigative reporter is live in the newsroom with that story. >> this involves the city's web site. it is quite a story when a british politician used "the wire" and baltimore as a point of reference. the story starts here. >> knives, guns, drug violence. >> the british parliament member bemoans that some parts of the country are now like "the wire. the gritty series set in baltimore focused on poverty, drug trafficking, and violence. his comments drew criticism, but the story got bigger when the british press reported that baltimore mayor sheila dixon joined the critics. they say the mayor calls the comments pointless. the website was fake. the perpetrator of the hopes simply copied the city's site to make it appear she had made the statement. >> he copied the source code of the web site which is basically impossible to prevent. >> it has cost the
NBC
Aug 21, 2009 6:00pm EDT
but regular. students at chesapeake i will learn to use some very sophisticated virtual tools. we have more specifics. >> the only one of this kind in the country is evidence that the district is trying to keep pace with changing technology. >> what you're going to see right now is part of a larger unit in its environmental silence relating to a fish kill. >> welcome to hi carol -- high- tech learning. it is a virtual classroom complete with 10 high- definition 72 inch tv monitors and joysticks that resemble a playstation. >> you have to answer questions and every class the to take, if you can still be interactive. >> she is going through this before creation of the environment. >> never able to launch the virtual classroom and had help from lockheed martin, and northrop grumman and a physics lab. >> they will be critically analyzing data and making decisions based on the data they have received so that they know what the next up is. >> the more opportunities we've put youngsters in a position to learn by doing, obviously, the retention rate is a lot stronger. the military has bee
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Aug 16, 2009 6:00pm EDT
explained it. >> it means a lot of tough decisions ahead of us. basically, the governor is going to the board of public works, certainly over $400 million north of quds yesterday, announcing that $250 million would come from local government. there are a lot of tough decisions -- $400 million worth of cuts yesterday. there are some tough times, not unique to marriage. this is part of this global recession. -- not unique to maryland. it will not be easy. >> and if you would like to see the full interview with lieutenant governor brown, we posted it on our website on our homepage. and next sunday morning, our first lady of theé@ state wille here on august 23. if you have a question, senator was at our website. that is sundayquestions@wba l.co9m. ç--ç .com. the president is looking like he may have to bend but may still not win republican support with his health-care plan. brian mooar has this from washington. >> president obama visits the grand canyon. it is a fitting metaphor as he tries to bridge the chasm in the health care debate. in a wuertz town hall meeting on saturday, h
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